For women in the Orthodox Jewish community, domestic abuse is still too often suffered in silence.
I guess it’s inevitable, when you’re at a book talk by a 1970s radical political activist who was wanted by the FBI, went underground, got arrested, and spent 16 and a half years behind bars, that
Marking the 39th anniversary of Roe v. Wade approaches on January 22nd, National Council of Jewish Women CEO Nancy K.
Angelina Jolie (not a Jewess but a definite do-gooder) visited the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum last week to premiere
The ultra-orthodox establishment in Israel is reportedly losing sleep over women’s demands for equality.
You might think that I – a public historian – would love the opportunities on our public calendar to celebrate historical figures and communities. But truth be told, I’m a bit of a skeptic.
Extremist Ulta-Orthodox groups in Israel are trying to erase images of women from public space.
In response to the police crackdown on Occupy protests across the country, thousands of people assembled with renewed energy at Occupy Wall Street on November 17th, dubbed the Occupy Wall Street Da
Change is definitely in the air, and it is filling me with hope.
When I moved to New York City, I was told that there are a set of rules one should follow in order to ride the subway safely.
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Jewish Women's Archive. "Activism." (Viewed on December 9, 2013) <http://jwa.org/blog/activism>.